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Proposed Kentucky Firearm Legislation HB70

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: AN ACT relating to firearms.

Subject: Crimes and Punishments: Criminal Procedure: Firearms and Weapons: Public Safety: Children and Minors: Corrections Impact: Local Mandate

Description: Create a new section of KRS Chapter 527 to make it a crime to unlawfully store a firearm; establish elements of the crime for recklessly allowing access to an unsecured firearm by a minor; establish the crime as a Class B misdemeanor unless a physical injury results, in which case it is a Class A misdemeanor; exempt this section from KRS 6.945(1).

Session: 2019 Regular Session

Last Action: to Judiciary (H)

Last Action Date: January 10, 2019


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

10 sponsors: George Brown (D); Tina Bojanowski (D); Charles Booker (D); Thomas Burch (D); Kelly Flood (D); Joe Graviss (D); Joni Jenkins (D); Mary Marzian (D); Attica Scott (D); Lisa Willner (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 10% (10 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
House Jan 10, 2019 to Judiciary (H)
House Jan 8, 2019 introduced in House
House Oct 29, 2018 Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced not available state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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There have not been any votes on this bill

Link: link to state bill page

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